Informatica

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Professional Services

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Professional Services Consultant
Former Employee - Professional Services Consultant

I worked at Informatica full-time (more than an year)

Pros

As a consultant working for the company that makes the software (Informatica software), the clients give you more respect than consultants working from other firms
You have all the top-notch learning tools at your disposal, along with access to very experienced professionals

Cons

- Extremely high expectations from Clients, since you are working for the company that makes the software
- The professional services (consulting) team wasn't that big at the time I worked there, so in any client engagement, you are probably only one of two or at most three people from Informatica - you don't really get to know your coworkers well, except for training classes or conventions

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Organize more internal employee engagement, get-to-know-your-coworkers activities to bring all employees of the consulting team together (from around the country). We have to ask each other questions via email a lot, and yet we do not know each other in person. It can get awkward.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Informatica Response

Jun 11, 2014HR Director, Business Partner

Thank you for providing your feedback. It's great to hear that you had such a positive experience working at Informatica--feeling highly respected and valued by clients, with access to top ... More

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    Informatica is an Excellent Company to Work For.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Redwood City, CA
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Redwood City, CA

    I have been working at Informatica full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Positive Work Environment. Career Growth Opportunities. Great People. Ideal Benefits. Nice Campus and General Location.

    Cons

    Not as well known of a company as others in the Silicon Valley. Pay scale is more on the conservative side, but still reasonable.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Informatica Response

    Apr 15, 2014Vice President International Human Resources

    Many thanks for your comments - I'm really pleased that you seem to be enjoying your time here at Informatica!

  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Great People, Culture is in Flux

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Redwood City, CA
    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Redwood City, CA

    I worked at Informatica full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good benefits - 401(k), medical, dental, vision, etc.
    Great co-workers.
    Ability to work from home.
    Nice new office in Redwood City.

    Cons

    Marketing upper management laid people off then immediately backfilled those positions (illegal?) which created a sense of mistrust and unease. People were eager to throw each other under the bus, but very slow to make decisions in fear that they would misstep. People worked themselves to the bone running in circles for upper management - no work/life balance. Low productivity and morale.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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